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Love Poems

Nobody really understands love.

Not the scientists, and certainly not the poets. Love defies understanding because it is never the same for any of us. It seems to be Universal. It seems to be Timeless. But, those are just illusions because, even though it's something we all experience, it's also something we all experience differently. Love is an individual experience, filtered by our own lives and expectations. No one truly understands it because it's invariably a very different thing for each of us.

These poems, like all such, are seemingly Universal. Seemingly Timeless. And yet very much a different thing for each of us. There is almost certainly one here written just for you and that special someone. We hope you enjoy the search for it as much as the eventual discovery of finding it.

Love Poems (1-50)

  • by Michael Mack
    Some of us do not have the ability to display emotions as easily as others. But does that make the feelings any less real?
  • by Anthony West
    Sometimes, the words we speak are not the words we want to say.
  • by Munda
    Togetherness is far more than just a word. Sometimes, it's a hope, a dream, and - maybe - a way of life.
  • by Anthony West
    When love takes flight, wouldn't it be wonderful if our mundane bodies could, too?
  • by Martini
    There is nothing better than a great kiss. Except maybe the memories that linger.
  • by Tara Simms
    Can you hear your lover's heart calling to yours?
  • by Anthony West
    Enumeration is a human foible, and a favorites pastime for those in love.
  • by Prometheus
    Special thoughts about a special person on a special night.
  • by Marge Tindal
    Rolling away from someone you love, doesn't necessarily mean you won't be back.
  • by ShoeBowl
    The night is made for Love, but some nights are more perfect than most.
  • by CMGrimm
    Love is very much a living thing. And like all that lives, it must grow or die.
  • by Kit McCallum
    This poem is meant to remind us of that "special day", when words spoken from the heart in front of friends and family, confirm our love to one another.

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Love Poems continued

  • by LoveBug
    Sometimes the only way to find love is to first lose it.
  • by Melvin Lee
    Always, we look everywhere for the special one. But sometimes, we need not look quite so far.
  • by desperado
    Forever is a long time, but first we have to get past that frightening moment of asking.
  • by JP
    Love is not a simple thing. Some say it is based on friendship, some on trust, others still on sharing. But for many, there comes a time when it must also be based on forgiveness.
  • by }X{Angel}X{
    This a delightfully vivid poem of longing, and waiting, and patience.
  • by A Peel
    Love should be declared before it's too late. But even if late, still must it be said.
  • by warmhrt
    "Do you still love me?" A simple questions, asked so often by so many, yet few answer as beautifully as do these words.
  • by bleeding
    Can the beauty and promise of marriage ever be summarized with mere words? Perhaps.
  • by Joel the wolf
    When memories are all that remain, we cling to those with all our strength.
  • by CMGrimm
    Another word for Love is Sharing. Even pain. And sometimes it's the pain we don't see that hurts the most.
  • by Virgo
    When reality and fantasy meet, the result is Love.
  • by Ryan Hull
    Just when we give it up on finding Love, we discover it didn't give up on us.
  • by Virgo
    Is it possible to fall in love with someone you've only just met?
  • by Sven
    Love has a way of making Dreamers of us all.
  • by Lonely Shadow
    The first touch of Love is often the most powerful force we'll ever feel.
  • by Dan McDonald
    Never give up hope, Your Angel may be right around the corner.
  • by Kevin Kunnen
    Alone at night, even the mundane can come to symbolize our loneliness.
  • by Kristi Lynn
    There are many things that cease to have meaning when Love enters the door. Time may well be one of them.
  • by James Haley
    Flowers send us messages, each one its own with varied meanings.
  • by Ruth Kephart
    We can't always take away our lover's tears. But we can try.
  • by Millette Addison
    How tall is big? How wide is huge? And, of course, how deep is Love?
  • by Nicole Boyd
    What of love in dreams? Sometimes it seems that our dreams are more fantastic than reality.
  • by Millette Addison
    Sometimes the greatest love of our life may die, but their love lives on with us forever.
  • by Paul Hoekman
    Within every ocean there exists an island where we can discover the meaning of our life.
  • by Christopher
    Poets always seek for new and beautiful ways to say those three special words. Some get downright clever about it.
  • by Marge Tindal
    Love is often buffeted about by the winds of life. But finding our true course is simply a matter of changing direction.
  • by Carl Rimmer
    Some say there is nothing in this physical world that is perfect. But that doesn't stop others from searching.
  • by Melvin Lee
    Love is not a single emotion, but a multitude of feelings. All of them quite wonderful.
  • by Christopher
    What we seek from a relationship is very often the very things we most yearn to give.
  • by Elizabeth
    Sometimes, dreams can keep two people together even when they're apart
  • by Alwye
    Tender dreams filled with longing are sometimes the only way we can reach the one we love.
  • by Sherri Anderson
    Love is many things, at many different times. All of them beautiful beyond measure.
  • by Bernard Kennedy
    This lovely poem commemorates love and the inevitable longing it brings.
  • by Nicole Choiniere
    Does love exist as a reflection? Perhaps what we see in Love, and derive from Love, is the commonality within each of our hearts.
  • by Lheiyrah
    There are images to love that can only be seen in dreams. And, too, in poetry.
  • by Ally
    A kiss is only a kiss. Except, perhaps, when it's also a question.
  • by Thomas
    Love, when it comes, always seems to be a surprise.
  • by Kat
    When in love, it often seems to permeate our entire life.
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